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 Lily Eisermann MAT’15

Lily Eisermann, who just earned her master's in teaching from Mount Holyoke, heads to South Africa this summer to discover what learning and teaching look like there.

June 30, 2015 - 9:30am
Michelle Brooks-Thompson ’06

When Michelle Brooks-Thompson ’06 revealed her gale-force voice on TV’s sing-off The Voice, she brought down the house and amped up a flourishing career.

June 26, 2015 - 2:00pm
Frances Perkins

A Boston.com article noted surging interest in having Mount Holyoke alumna Frances Perkins, first woman US cabinet member, become the face on every $10 bill.

June 25, 2015 - 8:45am
Catherine Onyemelukwe '62

A memoir by Catherine Onyemelukwe '62 chronicles her Peace Corps work in Nigeria and her decades-long personal and professional ties to that country and its people.

June 15, 2015 - 9:30am
Thumbnail of Barbara Baumann ’77

A top executive, consultant, and leader in the energy industry for 34 years has been named the next chairwoman of the Mount Holyoke College Board of Trustees.

June 10, 2015 - 8:45am
Amy Norman ’95, co-CEO of Little Passports.

Mount Holyoke alumna Amy Norman ’95 built Little Passports, a business working to get kids interested in other cultures with activity packages mailed to their homes.

June 8, 2015 - 10:00am
Claudia Mazur ’16

Claudia Mazur ’16 spent a semester learning about the world's oceans and climate as part of earning a marine science studies certificate through Mount Holyoke College.

June 4, 2015 - 11:30am
Shoshana Walter ’07

Shoshana Walter ’07 has won the prestigious Livingston Award for an investigative journalism series on the poor training and regulation of armed security guards.

June 3, 2015 - 9:30am
"Gotham" illustration by Ayla Daniels ’15

A senior thesis analyzing social themes in Batman comics earns a graduate summa cum laude, and status as a rising star in scholarly thought.

June 3, 2015 - 9:15am
One ant trying to free another, captive ant.

Mount Holyoke Professor Karen Hollis takes a closer look at ants and antlions deadlocked in an ever-escalating evolutionary battle.

June 3, 2015 - 8:15am
David Hernández, assistant professor of Spanish, Latina/o, and Latin American studies

Mount Holyoke professor argues that framing immigration as a "crisis" is the result of short political memories and leads to ineffective policies that cause harm. 

June 2, 2015 - 2:00pm
Deborah Broyles ’85. Photo by John Swanda.

Mount Holyoke alumnae Deborah Broyles ’85 of Reed Smith LLP and Mary A. Francis ’86 of Chevron were named among the most influential women in Bay Area business.

June 2, 2015 - 11:45am
Lindsay Pope, director of choral ensembles and lecturer in music

As on TV's The Voice, judges listened to MHC's Glee Club and Chamber Singers and chose them to perform before an audience of conductors and music educators.

May 28, 2015 - 1:30pm
Elizabeth Long Lingo, an embedded practitioner in entrepreneurship, creative leadership, and social innovation

According to an international study coauthored by Mount Holyoke College’s Elizabeth Long Lingo, women raised by working moms held more supervisory roles.

May 26, 2015 - 8:45am
Megan Allen, director of the master of arts in teacher leadership program

Master’s in teacher leadership program seeks to change education from within.

May 20, 2015 - 10:00am
Donna Williams ’84

Donna Williams ’84 used her business savvy to found Field Goods, which transforms the model of how to get fresh, tasty food from farms to families' dinner tables.

May 19, 2015 - 8:30am

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